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Company: Leonardo DRS
Location: Danbury, CT
Career Level: Associate
Industries: Defense, Aerospace

Description

Job ID: 99772 

The Leonardo DRS Naval Power Systems business is a trusted provider of innovative naval gas and hybrid power systems, control technology and support solutions for the U.S. Navy and navies around the world.

Job Responsibilities
  • Provide leadership for the financial and program analysis management functions of the company
  • Ensure soundness of analysis, good business judgment, compliance with policies and procedures, adequacy of results and that all costs and reasonable fees have been provided for
  • Obtain agreement on previously determined goals and objectives through negotiation, persuasion and advocacy
  • Establish, develop and maintain effective business relationships with internal and external customers
  • Support negotiations with the government, industry prime contractors and foreign customers
  • Conduct difficult analytical studies, monitor trends and be able to accurately interpret the results
  • Support of government compliance and audit activities
  • Understand standards of conduct to include: conflicts of interests; improper practices; liability and fraud
  • Understand contract design and structure to include: FFP; CPIF; CPFF; CPAF; BOA; IDIQ; Foreign Military Sale (FMS); and International Direct Commercial Sale (DCS), and, competitive and sole source procurements
  • Strong grasp of generally accepted accounting principles and an in-depth working knowledge of the cost accounting standards (CAS) and IFRS
  • Participate in acquisition planning strategies including: the definition of contract requirements and risks, and, market research
  • Support proposal preparations including: bid/no-bid requirements; cost estimating; pricing; RFP review; risk mitigation; and negotiation
  • Understand source selection evaluation process to include cost and price analysis, discussions, debriefings and protest
  • Program and finance: Basis of Estimate (BOE) preparation; budget preparation, reporting and management; cost & variance analysis; Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS); estimate at completion (EAC); cash management/working capital; forecasting; contractual reporting (CDRL, EVM, cost and pricing, C/SSR); risk management; return on investment (ROI); audit preparation and management; and program review preparation
  • Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization
  • Maximize IT utilization through electronic commerce and ERP/Oracle implementation
  • Provide claims and litigation support involving ASBCA and USCFC
  • General business operations knowledge to include: management principles; business development; HR; operations; finance; accounting; economics; and information technology
  • Ability to interact effectively at all levels and across diverse cultures
Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in business, finance, accounting or related field and at least seven years of progressive experience in a government-manufacturing environment.
  • MA, MS and/or professional certification is highly desirable.
  • In-depth knowledge of the FAR, DFAR, CAS, and SOX
  • Contract compliance knowledge
  • Developing leadership skills
  • Understand financial analysis principles and have financial analysis skills
  • Ability to mentor junior staff members
  • Working knowledge of IR&D/B&P/direct sell and allowable vs. unallowable cost
  • Strong computer skills (MS Office Suite , MS Project, Visio, Oracle, Pro Pricer)

Candidates must be a US citizen and meet DRS security standards as imposed by DoD, including the issuance of any necessary security clearance by the US government within a reasonable time after commencement of employment.

 

Leonardo DRS is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law. #MS #NPS


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